The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Security Operations Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Operations Analyst
UK / England
Rank 782 872 873
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Analyst 45 43 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.046% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.048% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 41 40 39
Median salary £40,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £46,900 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £51,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +34.21%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
75025 89999 94835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.45% 96.53% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 62757 76295 79421
Median salary £47,500 £45,790 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.73% +1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Security Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Security Operations Analyst in the job title.

Security Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the England region.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Trend in England

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Security Operations Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +65 14 £44,000 -20.00% 2
West Midlands +22 12 £35,000 -23.91% 2
London +54 10 £45,000 -30.76%
Yorkshire - 5 £42,500 - 1
North West -6 4 £20,000 -66.66% 2
Security Operations Analyst
UK

Security Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Security Operations Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Security Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 104 (88.89%) Security Operations
2 65 (55.56%) SIEM
2 65 (55.56%) Firewall
3 39 (33.33%) CISSP
4 34 (29.06%) Security Operations Centre
5 30 (25.64%) ArcSight
6 27 (23.08%) Information Security
7 25 (21.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 25 (21.37%) Qualys
7 25 (21.37%) Network Security
7 25 (21.37%) Cisco
8 24 (20.51%) CEH
8 24 (20.51%) Splunk
9 23 (19.66%) Incident Management
10 22 (18.80%) Windows
10 22 (18.80%) Management Information System
11 21 (17.95%) Problem Management
11 21 (17.95%) Cybersecurity
12 20 (17.09%) PCI DSS
13 18 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (14.53%) CCNA
14 17 (14.53%) SSCP
14 17 (14.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 16 (13.68%) CCNP
15 16 (13.68%) Change Management
16 15 (12.82%) Symantec
16 15 (12.82%) Penetration Testing
16 15 (12.82%) Vulnerability Management
17 14 (11.97%) CISMP
17 14 (11.97%) CCSA

Security Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.27%) IIS
2 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 65 (55.56%) Firewall
2 25 (21.37%) Network Security
3 13 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 13 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 9 (7.69%) WAN
5 6 (5.13%) LAN
5 6 (5.13%) SAN
6 5 (4.27%) NAS
6 5 (4.27%) VoIP
7 3 (2.56%) Internet
8 2 (1.71%) MPLS
8 2 (1.71%) SSL
8 2 (1.71%) VLAN
8 2 (1.71%) VPN
8 2 (1.71%) WLAN
9 1 (0.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (7.69%) Finance
2 5 (4.27%) Banking
3 4 (3.42%) Retail
4 3 (2.56%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.71%) Advertising
5 2 (1.71%) Back Office
5 2 (1.71%) Games
5 2 (1.71%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.85%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 34 (29.06%) Security Operations Centre
2 22 (18.80%) Management Information System
3 10 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.55%) PKI
4 5 (4.27%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (3.42%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (2.56%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.56%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (2.56%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.71%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (0.85%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.85%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) SCADA
8 1 (0.85%) Shadow IT
8 1 (0.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.80%) Windows
2 13 (11.11%) Linux
3 7 (5.98%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (5.13%) Unix
5 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.71%) Solaris
6 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.85%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (88.89%) Security Operations
2 65 (55.56%) SIEM
3 27 (23.08%) Information Security
4 23 (19.66%) Incident Management
5 21 (17.95%) Cybersecurity
5 21 (17.95%) Problem Management
6 17 (14.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 16 (13.68%) Change Management
8 15 (12.82%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (12.82%) Vulnerability Management
9 14 (11.97%) PRINCE2
10 12 (10.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 11 (9.40%) Risk Management
12 10 (8.55%) Dashboard Development
13 9 (7.69%) ITIL
14 8 (6.84%) Data Protection
15 7 (5.98%) Security Monitoring
16 6 (5.13%) OWASP
16 6 (5.13%) Risk Assessment
16 6 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.26%) SQL
2 8 (6.84%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.56%) C
3 3 (2.56%) C++
3 3 (2.56%) Java
3 3 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (33.33%) CISSP
2 24 (20.51%) CEH
3 18 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (14.53%) CCNA
4 17 (14.53%) SSCP
5 16 (13.68%) CCNP
6 14 (11.97%) CCSA
6 14 (11.97%) CISMP
6 14 (11.97%) MCSE
6 14 (11.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (8.55%) CISM
8 9 (7.69%) CISA
9 8 (6.84%) GCIA
10 7 (5.98%) GCIH
11 5 (4.27%) GIAC
11 5 (4.27%) IISP
12 4 (3.42%) GSEC
13 3 (2.56%) Degree
13 3 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (1.71%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (21.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (17.09%) PCI DSS
3 6 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.85%) COBIT
4 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.27%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.71%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (5.13%) Nessus
2 3 (2.56%) QRadar
3 2 (1.71%) RSA Archer
3 2 (1.71%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (0.85%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.85%) CSIRT
4 1 (0.85%) Kibana
4 1 (0.85%) logstash
Vendors
1 30 (25.64%) ArcSight
2 25 (21.37%) Cisco
2 25 (21.37%) Qualys
3 24 (20.51%) Splunk
4 15 (12.82%) Symantec
5 10 (8.55%) CheckPoint
5 10 (8.55%) Microsoft
6 8 (6.84%) VMware
7 7 (5.98%) LogRhythm
7 7 (5.98%) Palo Alto
7 7 (5.98%) SolarWinds
8 6 (5.13%) FireEye
9 5 (4.27%) HP
9 5 (4.27%) Meraki
10 4 (3.42%) Forcepoint
11 3 (2.56%) IBM
11 3 (2.56%) LogLogic
11 3 (2.56%) Oracle
12 2 (1.71%) Cyber-Ark
12 2 (1.71%) Riverbed
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